Tag: take initiative

Inside the Assistant Director’s Bag of Magic Tricks

As an assistant director you are constantly on your feet and on the move. ...

How Filmmakers Make You See What They Want

In a beautifully crafted way, this video explores the creative ways composition is used ...

Filmmaker Or Crazy Person: What’s The Difference?

I’m just going to go ahead and answer that question right away: There is ...

Why We All Need A Creative Spark

We all need a creative spark now and then. A little encouragement, insight into ...

How to Make Great Coffee to Keep Being Creative

The life blood of a creative, especially an independent filmmaker, is filled with caffeine. ...

The Director’s Playbook

It hurts me when film students direct their first film, fail spectacularly and decide ...

How To Schedule Your Life To Be The Best Filmmaker

Why am I so busy?! My biased and not completely educated opinion is that ...

Viola Davis – Defying the Odds

    I remember being speechless after watching The Help. My sister and I ...

Make Your Film Without Spending A Dollar

Yup, you read me right. It is possible to make a film without spending ...

Make Butterbeer Like Harry Potter (or Die Trying)

In light of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them coming on the horizon ...